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  • Supporting Kidney Health For Our Kids

    March 8, 2017

    The Kidney Twins are helping sick kids learn faster and feel better thanks to your support of the Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba! Twelve-year-old Gurkaran Billing was diagnosed with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) when he was just days old. Over the years Gurkaran underwent a number of urologic surgeries, and received a kidney transplant at Children’s Hospital in 2014. “Children’s Hospital was a friendly place and…

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  • Reassuring to know that the Children’s Hospital is close by

    February 27, 2017

    When Liz Crawford gave birth to her son Malachi in November of 2008 it quickly became apparent that something was wrong. “24 hours after he was born he hadn’t had a bowel movement, he wasn’t eating, he really wasn’t even awake,” remembers Liz. “Malachi started to throw up when we tried to feed him. Within 48 hours he was moved…

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  • Your Support Helps Make A Healthy Smile, Happy Child

    February 25, 2017

    They say a great smile is the key to success but a healthy grin is more important than many might realize — especially when it comes to children. That’s why the collaborative, multi-agency initiative dubbed Healthy Smile Healthy Child (HSHC) is so important. According to facilitator Dr. Bob Schroth, researcher at the Children’s Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba (owned and operated by the Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba)…

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